Pandit Dasa is a Mindful Leadership Expert, author and former monk of 15 years, who presents the latest in scientific research on Mindfulness and has spoken to many Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies inspiring leaders or those aspiring for leadership positions to manage and lead mindfully and without ego. He has spoken on Mindful Leadership and conducted workshops at Google, JPMorgan Chase, Citi, Bank of America, Intel, Novartis, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The World Bank, UBS, Royal Bank of Canada, UNICEF, Harvard, Columbia University, and many other institutions. He has also presented at the World Government Summit in Dubai, the National SHRM convention, SHRM Arkansas, Oracle HCM conference, LEAD2017 and the WorkHuman Conferences.
Pandit discusses the importance of creating an environment where individuals are willing to appreciate each others’ contributions instead of feeling threatened by them. He provides tips on how leaders can engage in mindful communication which will create a more positive and harmonious work environment and foster better teamwork. Pandit presents the scientific research on Mindfulness and how it can be used by companies to create a more positive work environment leading to greater productivity. Pandit, with over 13,000 hours of personal meditation practice, teaches participants mindfulness techniques that can be used to reduce stress and boost emotional intelligence.
Pandit has spoken at a TEDx conference and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Inc. Magazine, PBS, NPR, The New York Times, Psychology Today and writes for The Huffington Post. In his book, Urban Monk, Pandit writes about the turning point in his life that came after his family lost their multimillion-dollar business, which ultimately led him to living as a monk for 15 years in New York City.